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  1. Antimicrobial susceptibility of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from...Read the original story

    Thursday | BioMed Central

    ... among gonococcal strains is ongoing and is frequent. Ceftriaxone and spectinomycin remain treatments of choice of gonorrhea in Nanjing, however, decreased susceptibility to ceftriaxone and rising MICs for spectinomycin of N. gonorrhoeae isolates ...

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  2. Cempra Poised To Join Antibacterial Drug Acquisition Buzz With Upcoming Data ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Seeking Alpha

    ... worth more than its CABP indication. Although early, Solitryomycin has also shown some effectiveness in treating Gonorrhea. Gonorrhea is another $1B market, so success with that indication could be very profitable. We believe many investors are ...

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  3. Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Will Likely Sprea...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    As the threat of antibiotic resistance grows, researchers have come upon a new strain of gonorrhea - and it doesn't respond to the typical treatments, LiveScience reports. The strain was revealed earlier this year, and now researchers are offering a clearer picture: A European woman traveling in Australia tested positive for gonorrhea after having sex with a fellow European traveler.

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  4. Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Will Likely Sprea...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    As the threat of antibiotic resistance grows, researchers have come upon a new strain of gonorrhea - and it doesn't respond to the typical treatments, LiveScience reports. The strain was revealed earlier this year, and now researchers are offering a clearer picture: A European woman traveling in Australia tested positive for gonorrhea after having sex with a fellow European traveler.

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  5. Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Will Likely Spread: ResearchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | KTRH-AM Houston

    As the threat of antibiotic resistance grows, researchers have come upon a new strain of gonorrhea - and it doesn't respond to the typical treatments, LiveScience reports. The strain was revealed earlier this year, and now researchers are offering a clearer picture: A European woman traveling in Australia tested positive for gonorrhea after having sex with a fellow European traveler.

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  6. Release more details on Australia strain, predict it will soon be 'widespread'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | 105.7 The Bull

    As the threat of antibiotic resistance grows, researchers have come upon a new strain of gonorrhea - and it doesn't respond to the typical treatments, LiveScience reports. The strain was revealed earlier this year, and now researchers are offering a clearer picture: A European woman traveling in Australia tested positive for gonorrhea after having sex with a fellow European traveler.

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  7. New Gonorrhea Strain in Australia Resistant to AntibioticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | International Business Times

    ... ciprofloxacin. The A8806 strain shares some genetic similarities with H041, another antibiotic-resistant strain of gonorrhea discovered in 2009 in a Japanese sex worker. Previous reports have indicated that gonorrhoea has become increasingly ... 2 comments

  8. New Drug-Resistant Strain of Gonorrhea in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | LiveScience

    A new strain of the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea that is resistant to multiple antibiotics has been identified in Australia, according to a new report. This strain of gonorrhea bacteria, called A8806, was discovered in late 2013 in a European woman who was traveling in Australia.

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  9. Learning What Makes Local Governments Tick, Here and AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    How did you spend your summer? Hannah Carey assisted in a trial of a new medication for treating gonorrhea, interviewing subjects and taking their vital information, among other tasks. Chelsea Desrochers attended town meetings in the Dominican Republic's capital, listening to citizens' opinions on all sorts of matters.

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  10. Melinta Therapeutics (Formerly known as Rib-X Pharmaceuticals, Inc.)...Read the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | BioSpace

    Melinta Therapeutics today announced results from in vitro studies that highlight the potential of delafloxacin , an investigational fluoroquinolone, to target Neisseria gonorrhoeae , the causative organism of gonorrhea . N gonorrhoeae has developed resistance to all classes of antimicrobials previously recommended for treatment of gonorrhea, leaving only one cephalosporin, ceftriaxone, as a recommended first-line treatment.

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  11. Global analysis of neutrophil responses to Neisseria gonorrhoeae...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Medical News Today

    Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the bacteria Neisseria gonorrhoeae. These bacteria have re-emerged as a public health priority due to its acquisition of resistance to multiple antibiotics , leading to fears of untreatable infection.

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  12. Cempra Initiates Phase 3 Clinical Trial in Patients With Uncomplicated Gonorrhea InfectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Drugs.com

    Cempra, Inc., today announced the initiation of a Phase 3 clinical trial, called Solitaire-U, of a single 1000 mg dose of oral solithromycin in patients with uncomplicated Neisseria gonorrhea and chlamydia infections.

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  13. Alarms raised again on drug-resistant gonorrheaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Washington Times

    Public health officials are sounding the alarm - again - about the looming problem of drug-resistant gonorrhea in the wake of a Swedish study about four cases that didn't immediately respond to treatment.

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  14. Untreatable' cases of gonorrhea detectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Kinston Free Press

    ... trusted to combat it. Monday, the British newspaper The Independent revealed a newly-resistant strain of gonorrhea was detected in a tourist from central Europe who picked it up in Sydney, Australia. The paper quoted the president of the New Zealand ...

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  15. Cempra Initiates Phase 3 Clinical Trial In Patients With Uncomplicated Gonorrhea InfectionRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | BioSpace

    Cempra, Inc., today announced the initiation of a Phase 3 clinical trial, called Solitaire-U, of a single 1000 mg dose of oral solithromycin in patients with uncomplicated Neisseria gonorrhea and chlamydia infections.

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  16. Oregon district halts condom giveaway to 6th graders amid community uproarRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... board meeting,' StatesmanJournal.com reports. Good thing Big Pharma finally came out w/ a nasal spray to treat gonorrhea of the nasal passages- - rampant in PP clinics. I'll never forget in Jr. High the kid who brought a condom to a during-school ...

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  17. Does Abstinence Education Violate Human Rights? Teen Forces School To Dump Christian Sex EdRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Free Republic

    A teen in Alberta, Canada, was forced to sit through a sex education class taught by a Christian group, a class that she says advocated abstinence and included such teachings as 'condoms don't work' and 'gonorrhea can kill you in three days,' among other examples of flagrant misinformation.

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  18. Gonorrhea Runs Amok in Northern Idaho, Spokane AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    The symptoms of gonorrhea include vaginal discharge, and pain during sex and urination.

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  19. Last-Resort Antibiotics In Jeopardy As Use Rises GloballyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | GPB.org

    ... Staphylococcus aureus ), which causes deadly skin infections. But there's also a superbug version of gonorrhea , and a vicious gut pathogen, called carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae , or CRE, which may kill up to 50 percent of people it ...

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  20. Untreatable - 10 dangerous antibiotic-resistant infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... who contract bloodstream infections from CRE bacteria die from the infection. This type of bacteria causes gonorrhea, an STD that results in discharge and inflammation of the urethra, cervix, pharynx or rectum. It is now showing resistance to the ...

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